Category: Community

Court Won’t Hear ESD Marijuana Case

Decision upholds appellate court win for Dallas private school.

The Texas Supreme Court has acted – or refused to act – on an issue concerning a former Episcopal School of Dallas student.

By refusing to consider the case of John Doe vs. ESD, the high court lets stand the decision of the lower court, which ruled in favor of the private school against a student who was expelled after being accused of leaving campus without permission and smoking marijuana.


Details Released for CARE Dallas’ 34th Annual Breakfast Fundraiser

With a seemingly perfect life with a loving family, good grades, and the top spot on his high school lacrosse team, Anita Baglaneas Devlin was in denial that her son could be an addict. But when faced with losing him, she took on his battles, along with hers, with bravery and determination.

This powerful mother-son story will be featured this November at the 34th annual CARE Breakfast.


Garden Gigs Returns to The Dallas Arboretum

Friday nights in July just got better.

Enjoy the thrill of live music at twilight with Garden Gigs at the Dallas Arboretum for its fourth season. Each Friday event features a curated selection of local artists and musicians performing intimate sets in picturesque settings throughout the 66-acre gardens.


DSOL Announces Honorary Chairs for 33rd Annual Presentation Ball

Gabriel Barbier-Mueller, Ann Barbier-Mueller

Longtime Dallas Symphony Orchestra League supporters Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller will serve as honorary chairs for the DSOL 33rd annual Presentation Ball.

Ann and Gabriel have established The Samurai Collection, one of the most complete and largest arrays of samurai armor in the world displayed in the only museum outside of Japan. The Samurai Collection is one of the few museums in Dallas that is free and open to the public for the Dallas community and its families to enjoy.


Rock the Perot Returns This Fall

Mark your calendars because you won’t want to miss a chance to experience science at its most spectacular with curiously cool cuisine and sparkly surprises abound.

Rock the night away! Jaw-dropping prehistoric giants, glamorous geodes, and Earth’s breathtaking natural creations will rock the senses at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science’s annual fundraising gala – Night at the Museum: Rock the Perot – on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 7 p.m.-midnight.


Dallas Opera Announces 2018 Chairs For Premier Fundraising Event

FIRST SIGHT Chair Joyce Goss and FIRST NIGHT Chairs Michael and Shelle Sills (left to right) Photos by Brandon Lyon


The Dallas Opera
has announced the chairpersons for two of its most important fundraising events on the 2018 social calendar: the FIRST SIGHT fashion show and luncheon is chaired by Joyce Goss, and the exciting festivities surrounding FIRST NIGHT of the new season, chaired by Shelle and Michael Sills.